Help in a crisis during Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic

During this COVID-19 pandemic there may have to be changes in the way some of our services work. Please contact the service directly to check how services are being delivered and follow their advice.

If you need help in a crisis during Coronavirus pandemic outside office hours please contact your GP or visit NHS 111.

Only visit your local Emergency Department for serious life-threatening conditions that need immediate medical attention including persistent severe chest pain, loss of consciousness, acute confused state, severe blood loss, serious burns, suspected stroke.

Dementia Outreach Service (County)

Elderly lady talking to a staff memberWe aim to ensure improved quality of care for people with dementia in care homes by providing specialist assessment and support.

We provide mental healthcare support to people of any age with a diagnosis of dementia and who live in a residential care home or care home with nursing.

This service is available across the county of Nottinghamshire. There is a separate service in Newark and Sherwood.

Service opening hours

Monday to Friday from 8:30am - 4:30pm.

Accessing our service

The service can be accessed via the Older People's Community Mental Health Team in each area.

Written referrals are accepted from your GP, community matrons, adult social care and health, continuing healthcare team, mental health intermediate care teams and direct from care home managers.

For further information about this service, contact Elaine Mallard, Service Manager on: 0115 969 1300 ext 14549.

For more information see our Dementia Outreach County Brochure.pdf[pdf] 332KB

Contact and find us

County Dementia Outreach Service

Hazelwood House
Highbury Hospital
Highbury Road
Bulwell
Nottingham
NG6 9DR

Tel: 0115 8760 128

Help in a crisis

Outside of office hours please contact your GP service, NHS 111, or in an emergency go to your local Accident and Emergency (A&E) department.

Information for health professionals

How to refer someone to this service

Written referrals are accepted from GPs, community matrons, adult social care and health, continuing healthcare team, mental health intermediate care teams and direct from care home managers.

 

Lead clinician

Louise Page

 

Service commissioned by

Nottingham North and East Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), Rushcliffe CCG, Nottingham West CCG, Mansfield and Ashfield CCG, Bassetlaw CCG.

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